Class · Finished Project · Sewing

A Sun Hat for my Mom

May 18, 2011 I'm on my way to Eddie's Sewing Club with partial supplies to make an Amy Butler Blue Sky Hat, everything needed to make three Cotton Ginnys Animal Blankets, but not a single thing for the assigned project:  a zippered pouch for jewelry.  Twice this year I've opted out of the intended class project… Continue reading A Sun Hat for my Mom

Class · Finished Project · Sewing

A Nostalgic Pincushion

Last night was my monthly sewing class at Eddie's Quilting Bee. The assigned project was The Abbey Bag pincushion from Abbey Lane Quilts. My instructor must have a good pulse on the blog world because I have read more about pincushions this month than I have... ever. For example, we have the 30 pincushions in… Continue reading A Nostalgic Pincushion

Class · Finished Project · Reflection · Sewing

From History to Hobby (and Curtains)

In between sewing projects in 2011, I'm going to recount the sewing projects that I completed in 2010.  This post is one of those projects. When I moved out to California for graduate school, I took with me my Grandmother's old sewing machine.  It was one of those Singer machines built into a small wooden table.… Continue reading From History to Hobby (and Curtains)